Festival Review: 2Q Festival Lincoln 2019

2Q Festival Various Venues, Lincoln, 9 November 2019 Words and Photos by Gary Lambert It was seven o’clock in the morning when my journey to 2Q Festival started. Despite spending Friday night in the far reaches of The Lake District celebrating the love of two of my friends, as soon as best man duty finished … Continue reading

Live Review: Band Of Skulls – Manchester

Band Of Skulls Albert Hall, Manchester, 21st October 2016 Words: Gary Lambert Photos: Elena Katrina Manchester’s Albert Hall is a special venue, and the mix of the high ceilings yet the intimate size of the crowd was perfect for showcasing the sounds of Southampton’s Band of Skulls. As the European leg of their world tour … Continue reading

Festival Review: Liverpool Sound City 2016

Liverpool Sound City 2016 Words: Elena Katrina Photos: Fi Carroll After last year’s move away from the city and along to Bramley-Moore Docks there was much to think about and much to feel excited about. As the year went on the prospect of another year at the docks slowly sunk in. It’s difficult sometimes to … Continue reading

Album Review: Band Of Skulls – By Default

By Default Released May 27th 2016 Words: Nick Jacques Band of Skulls return with their fourth album By Default on the BMG label. Formed in Southampton back in the haze days of 2004, the band have gradually developed a strong and impressive fan base which has seen them secure slots at top festivals the world … Continue reading

Interview: Band Of Skulls

Band Of Skulls Words: Elena Katrina Photos: Sara Harvey It’s an exciting time right now if you’re a fan of Band Of Skulls, or indeed are one of the three awesome people in Band Of Skulls – at least I think so. With album number four, By Default,  done and dusted and sat waiting to … Continue reading

Just Listen: Band Of Skulls – Killer

Band Of Skulls Listen to Killer here: It’s so about time that Band Of Skulls came back and kicked our sorry selves into touch, and they’ve done exactly that with new single Killer. The track has an eerie undertone which builds to a rip roaring chorus. They’re a band that never stray too far from … Continue reading

Live Review: Band Of Skulls – Liverpool

Band Of Skulls o2 Academy, Liverpool, 5th November 2014 Tricky one this, for any band, 5th of November, when most of the population are huddled together in the freezing cold watching a verity of loud sparkly things light up the sky. After having been to a very poorly attended gig on Halloween I was a … Continue reading

Just Watch: Band Of Skulls – Himalayan

Band Of Skulls Watch the video for Himalayan here: Band of Skulls have just shared their brand new video for next single Himalayan ahead of going on their next UK tour next week. OCTOBER 29 – Dublin – Academy 30 – Belfast – Limelight 2 NOVEMBER 01 – Newcastle – Riverside 02 – Edinburgh – … Continue reading

Just Listen: Band of Skulls – Himalayan

Band of Skulls Listen to Himalayan here: Band Of Skulls release their next single on November 9th. The single is the title track from the bands current album Himalayan. The band will also feature on next week’s Later with Jools Holland show which is back for a new series. You can catch Band of Skulls … Continue reading

Festival Review: Leeds 2014

Leeds 2014 This year at Leeds I saw 26 bands, most of whom were brilliant, a few I wasn’t so keen on and had one/two bands of the weekend who have sent me home in a spin. Oh and all of this with the tail end of a chest infection, no voice, on painkillers and … Continue reading

Festival Update – Isle of Wight

It’s not long to go now until Seaclose Park in Isle of Wight plays host to the brilliant Isle of Wight festival 2012 from 22-24th June. With bands such as NOEL GALLAGHER’S HIGH FLYING BIRDS, PEARL JAM, TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKS, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN,  ELBOW, THE CHARLATANS, MILES KANE, CRYSTAL CASTLE and many many more … Continue reading

Video Alert: Band Of Skulls – The Devil Takes Care Of His Own

The Devil Takes Care Of His Own Band Of Skulls have recently announced their return. With it comes an already sold out show in London this month, as well as an announcement of their first single to be taken from their forthcoming, as yet untitled, album. The Devil Takes Care Of His Own will be … Continue reading

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